Archive for April, 2008

Good bye, home office: Day 2

Good bye, home office: Day 2

Part of my ongoing photographic and gibber-acular tribute to my home office, now that I’m moving back into a cube farm. Tags: home office, work

Posted in: gibberish
Good bye, home office: Day 1

Good bye, home office: Day 1

I am going to post some pictures of my home office this week, in preparation for my new job which starts on Monday. I’ve spent most of the last three years in this room, working, chatting, and playing. It is going to be weird working in a cube again. I am definitely going to miss […]

Posted in: gibberish
Help me name my new motorcycle

Help me name my new motorcycle

I named my FZ6 “Cylon” after the one-eyed, emotionless killing machines from Battlestar Galactica. Now that I have my BMW K1200LT I need to name it. I’d like to keep with the BSG theme, and as such have two ideas for a name. Tags: k1200

Posted in: motorcycling
Whew.

Whew.

Never, in my entire life, has it felt so good to quit a job. I just put in my two week’s notice where I was contracting. I am going to work for a company here in town, but even without a place to jump I probably would have left after today anyway. I had a […]

Posted in: gibberish, zombies
The two-wheeled couch.

The two-wheeled couch.

I love, love, love Cylon, my FZ6. He’s a great all purpose sport standard, with an upright seating position but sportbike handling and technology. Despite being good at everything, there are just a few things he isn’t great at. I took a few 1000+ mile trips last year, and while I didn’t have a problem […]

Posted in: motorcycling